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Metal Fabricator Helper Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$36,671 (USD)

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The average pay for a Metal Fabricator Helper is $36,671 a year and $18 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Metal Fabricator Helper is between $31,199 and $43,462. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Assists Metal Fabricator in fabricating and assembling boilers and steel plate vessels, such as tanks and vats, by performing any combination of the following duties.
  • Tends machines, such as drill press, punch press, and boring mill to drill, punch, and ream metal stock for boiler parts.
  • Tends power shears to cut plate to size and shape.
  • Grinds welded joints, seams, and other irregular areas to smooth boiler surfaces, using portable and pedestal grinders.
  • Wraps blanket of spun glass around shell to insulate boiler and tacks blanket to shell surface, using stud welding gun.
  • Operates sandblasting machine to clean tank surfaces prior to painting or coating sandblaster.
  • Moves and positions materials at work site with help of other workers, using overhead bridge crane or dolly.
  • Removes casing, grates, and grate rigging from boiler prior to repair of boiler and reassembles them after repair, using hand tools.
  • Performs other duties described under helper.
Metal Fabricator Helper Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Job family population: 77,600

Estimated population of Metal Fabricator Helper jobs: 527

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Metal Fabricator Helper Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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